Reviews and Problems with Sigma 50mm F1.4 EX DG HSM
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Value for money 8
Picture quality 9
Build quality 9
24 June 2009
Conclusion: When Sigma first announced the 50mm F1.4 EX DG HSM in March, our story headline (courtesy of our news editor and punmeister-in-chief) was 'A new standard?', and this has turned out to be remarkably prescient. This new lens essentially redefines its class, and for once the results really live up to the marketing hype; compared to previous designs, we see significantly improved sharpness at large apertures (presumably due to a reduction in aberrations through the use of an...
Pros: Class-leading image quality, Relatively low vignetting even at wide apertures on full frame, Reasonably fast and positive autofocus, with full-time manual override, Very good build quality
Summary: Sigma are clearly marketing this optic as a premium alternative to manufacturer's own lenses. In some respects the higher price is justified, but in others it is not. How you use the lens as well as the camera system you use will be the biggest factors in determining whether this lens is good value to you.
Pros: Excellent sharpness in the centre at most apertures, Low vignetting, 77mm filter size is the same as most professional level zooms
Cons: Maybe a little softer than I'd hoped at f/1.4, Heavier than any other 50mm f1.4 lens, Bigger than any other 50mm f/1.4 lens
Summary: Sigma 50mm F1.4 EX DG HSM er uden tvivl et objektiv at meget høj kvalitet, med en fantastisk lysstyrke der giver rig mulighed for kreativ fotografering og fotografering under dårlige lysforhold. Autofokussen er lynhurtig og støjsvag, formentlig takket være Sigma’s egen “Hyper Sonic Motor” teknologi der er indbygget i dette objektiv.Eneste anke er prisen, der pt.
Excerpt: Objektív tisztításhoz ajánljuk: Sigma Minolta/Sony 50/1.4 EX DG HSM objektív DG: Digitálishoz is igazított optikák. Működnek analóg és digitális készüléken is. Tervezésüknél figyelembe vették a...